A recent 214-page paper by Professor Laurence Ball entitled “The Fed and Lehman Brothers” was discussed in a New York Times article. It says “a widely respected academic – Laurence M. […]
Department News and Announcements Archive
Assistant Professor Nicholas Papageorge’s research, jointly with Seth Gershenson and Stephen B. Holt, was cited in the July 1, 2016 issue of Science Magazine. Their research on teacher expectations found […]
The Economics Department is pleased to announce that four graduate students have received awards for the 2015-2016 academic year. Ed Crawley received the Eugenio and Patricia Castillo Award for the […]
Congratulations to Alanna Bjorklund-Young, Sohini Mahapatra, Chang Ma, Ryan Bush and Kevin Yuan, the winners of the 2015-2016 Professor Joel Dean Undergraduate Teaching Awards! These awards are given annually to […]
Barbara Morgan is the recipient of the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences Faculty Undergraduate Teaching Award for this year. Congratulations Barbara! Below are quotes from some of the student […]
The 11th Greater New York Metropolitan Area Econometrics Colloquium will take place on Saturday, March 5 at Hodson Hall room 213. The program and list of confirmed participants are found here.
As of January 2016, the Department of Economics has relocated to the fifth floor of Wyman Park Building. This is our new home. Mergenthaler Hall was left by economists and […]
Herbert E. Scarf (1930-2015): mathematical economist and a well-wisher of the JHU economics department. A Memorial statement can be of found here.
Professor Jon Faust wrote a joint paper with Professor Eric M. Leeper (Indiana University) on “The Myth of Normal: The Bumpy Story of Inflation and Monetary Policy.” It was mentioned […]
The department welcomes John Quah to join the faculty as full Professor in January 2016. John Quah is currently Distinguished Professor of Economics at the National University of Singapore and […]